Coral spawning photograph

080822, Anthozoans: Anthozoa, Cnidarians: Cnidaria, Faviidae, Faviina, Hexacorals: Hexacorallia, Invertebrates, Marine Life, Mountainous star coral: Montastraea faveolata, Stony Corals: Scleractina: Scleractinia, copyrighted, coral, egg, horizontal, landscape, macro, marine, ocean, spawning, underwater, underwater photo

Macro photograph of a coral spawning event. Most of the polyps within the coral colony of this star coral (Montastraea faveolata) will release their gametes at exactly the same time.